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Dominican church

The oldest church in Košice

From the temples of Hlavná street we move to the well-known Dominikánske námestie (Dominican Square) with market, which takes its names from the oldest church in the city from 1290. Next to the church there was also a monastery, which in the 14th century housed a school and a renowned limner workshop. There are numerous curiosities here: the fascinating frescos on the walls of the church create the illusion as if it doesn’t even have a roof, while its underground section was used for burials, but also as a hideaway. Under the carpet you will fi nd a swastika symbol, and there are false cracks on the walls ...

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